Northern Championships & Weekend Round up

Northern Senior & U20 Championships – Sportcity

Congratulations to all our athletes who competed at the Northern Championships at Sportcity at the weekend. There was a good turnout of athletes and a lot of medals claimed

Day 1

1st Mike Bomba – Hammer – 63.38

1st Hollie Smith – HJ – 1.68

2nd James Williams – 100m – 10.78

2nd Mike Hartley – High Jump – 1.88

Day 2

1st James Williams – 200m – 21.34

1st Stef Driscoll – u20 400mH – 62.51

1st Holly Smith – u20 TJ – 11.85

2nd James Webster – 400mH – 54.21

2nd Ben Fisher – Javelin – 57.19

2nd Anna Rowe – 400mH – 60.04

3rd Andrew Desmond – 400mH – 54.63

3rd John Ashcroft – 800m -1.55.66

3rd Sophie Money – 200m – 25.18

Full Results here

Merseyside Schools Championships

The highlight of a very poorly attended Merseyside Schools championship at Bebington was a new 300m club record by Mia Morrisroe who ran 40.9 and now ranks in the top 5 in the country.

I understand there are more Merseyside schools qualifying standards than places available, which is the first time this has happened for quite a few years. The selection meeting should be interesting….

Full results here

Diamond League – Stockholm

Jamie Webb and Anyika Onuora both competed in Stockholm. Jamie finished 4th in the 800m in 1:46.37 and Anyika finished 3rd in the 200m in 23.38

BMC Meetings Trafford & Watford

Rare outings from Jonny Mellor and Charlie Hulson made for an interesting 3000m at Trafford, with Jonny Mellor outsprinting Tom Lancashire to win with Charlie Hulson in 3rd. There was also a fine run from David Devine who took out his 3k PB. There were plenty of other PB’s with Dan Preston and Joe Ford taking big chunks off their 1500m PBs

John Ashcroft and Nzimah Akpan competed at Watford

Full results here, here and here

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